Famous Quotations on Topic: Leadership

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You can buy a person's hand, but you can't buy his heart. His heart is where his enthusiasm, his loyalty is. You can buy his back, but you can't buy his brain. That's where his creativity is, his ingenuity, his resourcefulness.
— Stephen Covey
Topic: Leadership

The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant.
— Max DePree
Topic: Leadership

Leadership is lifting a person's vision to high sights, the raising of a person's performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations.
— Peter Drucker
Topic: Leadership

I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.
— Ralph Nader
Topic: Leadership

The art of leadership is saying no, not saying yes. It is very easy to say yes.
— Tony Blair
Topic: Leadership

A great leader's courage to fulfil his vision comes from passion, not position.
— John Maxwell
Topic: Leadership

The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humour, but without folly,
— Jim Rohn
Topic: Leadership

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
— General George Patton
Topic: Leadership

Don't necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership.
— Donald Rumsfeld
Topic: Leadership

Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate, and doubt to offer a solution everybody can understand.
— General Colin Powell
Topic: Leadership

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